Category Archives: Election

State Sen. Joseph Crisco (D-17), left, and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro campaign outside of Andrew Avenue School in Naugatuck Tuesday morning. Crisco and DeLauro were both re-elected. –LUKE MARSHALL

Crisco earns 12th term

Democrat Joseph Crisco secured his 12th term in the state Senate Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Philip Tripp. Crisco, 78, of Woodbridge, has served the 17th District since 1992. The district…

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Hartley breezes back into office

Democrat Joan Hartley (D-15) sailed to an eighth state Senate term on Tuesday. Hartley, a Waterbury native, is a human resource manager at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Connecticut….

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Voters send Zupkus back to Hartford

PROSPECT — As the vote tallies rolled in Tuesday night it quickly became apparent that Republican incumbent Lezlye Zupkus would be representing the 89th House District for a second term….

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Markley earns another term

SOUTHINGTON — State Sen. Joe Markley handily won a third term Tuesday representing the 16th Senate District. Markley, a Republican, defeated Working Families challenger Christopher Robertson by 16,003 votes, 21,913…

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Conroy tops Willis in 105th race

SEYMOUR — Cheers and chants erupted Tuesday as Democrat Theresa Conroy swept up her second consecutive term representing the 105th House District. Conroy beat Republican challenger Robert Willis by 1,458…

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Polling place changed in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Falls voters will cast their ballot at Woodland Regional High School Nov. 4. The polling location was changed to the high school, 135 Back Rimmon Road,…

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Constitutional amendment on the ballot

Voters will be asked to decide on a proposed amendment to the state Constitution when they head to the polls Nov. 4. The ballot question concerns a constitutional change on…

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Crisco, Tripp contend for Senate seat

Democratic state Sen. Joseph Crisco is seeking to secure his 12th term representing the 17th Senate District. Standing in his way is Republican challenger Philip Tripp. Crisco, a Woodbridge resident,…

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Three in running for 15th District

NAUGATUCK — Democratic incumbent Joan Hartley is facing two challengers in her bid for an eighth term representing the 15th Senate District. The district includes Waterbury, Middlebury and Naugatuck. The…

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Campaign briefs

Hartley receives endorsements for re-election HARTFORD — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Connecticut Save America’s Free Enterprise (SAFE) Trust has endorsed state Sen. Joan Hartley (D-15) for re-election…